Tropical Storm Isaias Floods Part of Puerto Rico As It Heads Toward Florida


Darn, can’t catch a break!! … “The storm is “causing life-threatening flash flooding and high winds over Puerto Rico,” the National Weather Service office in San Juan said. The storm’s impact ranges from fallen trees and power lines to mudslides, according to the office.”

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isaiasNPR reports that Tropical Storm Isaias is bringing torrential rainfall, high winds and frequent lightning strikes to Puerto Rico on Thursday morning. Isaias is predicted to plow through the Dominican Republic before reaching Florida this weekend.

The storm is “causing life-threatening flash flooding and high winds over Puerto Rico,” the National Weather Service office in San Juan said. The storm’s impact ranges from fallen trees and power lines to mudslides, according to the office.

Isaias will drop from 4 to 8 inches of rain on Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic and northern Haiti, the weather service said, with some areas receiving up to 10 inches.

In Miami, the first tropical-storm-force winds could arrive late Friday night, the weather service said.

“Heavy rains associated with Isaias may begin to affect South Florida Saturday morning,” the agency said Thursday morning. “This rain could result in isolated flash and urban flooding, especially in…

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I'm originally from Puerto Rico. I was born in Santurce and raised in Rio Piedras. Have lived in Florida since 1999. I have a doctorate degree in Medicine; completed in 1976. My Internal Medicine specialty was completed in 1979. Worked for Puerto Rico's health system until 1985. At this time, I'm happily retired after working for the federal government for almost 28yrs. I want to offer any knowledge that I have to anyone "out there" who is interested. My views are liberal in almost every sense. My knowledge is "eclectic" - a bit of everything. Music and reading are my passion. Blogging has also become a very interesting endeavor. Metaphysical topics attract me. I'm interested in news reporting human issues like injustice, discrimination and abuse - the "wrongly" affected. My intention is to bring this knowledge to an understandable level and to help anyone in need. I'm open to questions and will answer them to the best of my ability. Currently working on an enterprise whose main mission will be to bring peoples of all walks of life together. To be one .... since we ALL are ONE!! The future looks bright and promising!!!

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